| A dated Redwork quilt from Allentown, PA Measures about 82 x 80 inches, in excellent, unused and unwashed condition. A few minor age spots are evident.
Accompanied by a matching layover pillowsham with redwork cable decoration and embroidered eyelet trim.
|Individual blocks measure between 10 and 11 inches, with an 8 inch wide border. The top is turned to the back and hand stitched to bind the edge.|
|Redwork designs fill each block, while the blocks are separated with lines of Turkey red stitching as well.|
|Images include animals, flowers and household items, as well as women and children in Victorian dress.|
|The border is decorated by an embroidered cable design in Turkey red.|
|This redwork quilt bears the initials of the maker, Hattie E Mory, and the date 1892. At this date, Hattie was all of seven years old!|
|Expertly quilted in a cable design in the border and in a 1/2 inch diagonal grid at 9-10 stitches per inch.|
|The matching sham measures about 28 x 82 inches, plus a 3 inch trim on 3 sides.|